BAN vs AFG Today Match Prediction, Who Will Win The Match 1, T20I Series, 3rd March

  • Match: BAN vs AFG
  • Date- 3rd March
  • Match Format- T20I, Match 1, T201I Series
  • Venue- Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
  • Time- 2:30 PM IST
  • Weather Forecast- Sunny, 30

BAN vs AFG, Match 1, T20I Series, General Online Betting Odds

Bangladesh- 1.61

Afghanistan- 2.25

BAN vs AFG Betting Odds Comparison

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BAN vs AFG, Today Match Prediction, Match 1, T20I Series

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Bangladesh side rank 9th in the ICC T20I Team chart, which is a disappointing number for the fans. In players ranking, only Shakib Al Hasan ranks in top-ten charts but their recent ODI series win over Afghanistan will give them some boost going into this fixture. In their last T20I match, they lost to Pakistan by 5 wickets which resulted in 0-3 series lost in November 2021.

Top Batsmen of Bangladesh from last match

PlayerRunsStrike Rate
M Naim47 Runs94.00
S Hossain22 Runs95.65
A Hossain20 runs95.24

Top Bowlers of Bangladesh from last match

Mahmudullah3 Wickets10.00
A Islam1 Wicket6.50
S Islam1 Wicket8.61


Afghanistan team rank 8th in the latest ICC T20I teams chart but have played much less games than others. This will be there first T20I match this year and they will be looking to restore their emergence once again. In the last T20I match they lost to New Zealand by 8 wickets in the World Cup last year.

Top Batsmen of Afghanistan from last match

PlayerRunsStrike Rate
N Zadran73 Runs152.08
G Naib15 Runs83.33
M Nabi14 Runs70.00

Top Bowlers of Afghanistan from last match

R Khan1 Wicket6.75
M Rahman1 Wicket7.75
H Hasan0 Wicket4.67

Venue Stats:

Match Venue     Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
Total Matches61
Matches won batting first31
Matches won bowling first30
Average 1st Inns scores146
Average 2nd Inns scores127
Highest scoreBangladesh 211/4
Lowest ScoreNew Zealand 60/10
Score Below 15065
Score 150-20035
Score Above 2003

Weather Report

The temperature is expected to hover around 30°C on the match-day with 41% humidity and 5 km/h wind speed. There is 1% chance of precipitation during the game.

  • Rain: 1%
  • Humidity: 41%
  • Wind speed: 5 km/h.
  • Temperature- 30 Degree Celsius

Pitch Report

Dhaka pitch is excellent for the spinners from the start and we have plenty of world-class leg-spinners playing in this match. Average score is below 140 runs, so toss will be crucial to select ball first.

BAN vs AFG Last Five Matches Stats


BAN vs AFG, Match 1, T20I Series – Today Match Prediction

Let’s check out the crucial playing 11 and Squad for today’s game and the Prediction for this match.

BAN Squad

Liton Das (wk), Mahmudullah (c), Mohammad Naim, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Yasir Ali, Afif Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Taskin Ahmed, Nasum Ahmed , Mustafizur Rahman, Shohidul Islam, Munim Shahriar, Shoriful Islam.

BAN Playing 11

Mahedi Hasan, Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Yasir Ali, Mahmudullah (c), Afif Hossain, Shoriful Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Nasum Ahmed.

AFG Squad

Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Mohammad Nabi (c), Hazratullah Zazai, Darwish Rasooli, Najibullah Zadran, Karim Janat, Azmatullah Omarzai, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Fareed Ahmad Malik, Afsar Zazai, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Usman Ghani, Nijat Masood, Qais Ahmad.

AFG Playing 11

Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Hazratullah Zazai, Fareed Ahmad, Mohammad Nabi (c), Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Karim Janat, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Qais Ahmad, Fazalhaq Farooqi.

Head 2 Head Stats (Last 7 games)

TeamsBAN WinAFG WinN/R
Last 5 games131

BAN vs AFG Top Player:

PlayerStatistics (T20 Career)
Shakib Al Hasan1894 Runs and 117 Wickets
Litton Das844 Runs
Mushifiqur Rahim1465 Runs
Mustafizur Rahman86 Wickets
Najibullah Zadran1232 Runs
Mohammad Nabi1523 Runs and 73 Wickets
Rashid Khan103 Wickets
Mujeeb Ur Rahman32 Wickets

Who will win the match, Today Match Prediction:

Bangladesh are expected to win the first T20I match against Afghanistan

Only one points separate both teams in ICC T20I teams ranking but Afghanistan have played less than half match to all other top-ten teams. They have better record against Bangladeshi team in shortest form of cricket but home-advantage will be a key factor in this game. Bangladesh side have won just once in last 5 T20I matches against Afghanistan, which will give them a big morale boost onThursday.

Popular Betting Odds For BAN vs AFG, Match 1, T20I Series, Cricket Betting Tips

Top Batsman from Bangladesh – Shakib Al Hasan (5.95 odds)

The star all-rounder and former captain will be a key player for Bangladesh in the entire series. He failed to score big in recently won ODI series but ranks 2nd in ICC T20I all-rounders chart. Shakib Al Hasan has scored 1894 runs in 94 matches with an average of 22.8 and a strike rate of 120.5.

Top Batsman from Afghanistan– Najibullah Zadran (4.00 odds)

The experienced middle-order batsman scored two fifties in the ODI series against Bangladesh and bolsters thirty plus average in T20I format. Zadran has scored 1232 runs in 68 matches with an average of 33.3 and a strike rate of 141.3.

Top Bowler from Bangladesh– Mustafizur Rahman (3.24 odds)

The 26-year-old left-arm pacer was not up to his best in the ODI series with just 4 wickets in 3 matches but still remains best bowler for the hosts. Mustafizur Rahman has taken 86 wickets in just 61 T20Is with an average of 19.5 and an economy rate of 7.63.

Top Bowler from Afghanistan– Rashid Khan (2.50 odds)

Star Afghanistan leg-spinner was excellent in the last ODI match against Bangladesh with 3 wickets and also shined in PSL 2022. Rashid Khan has taken 103 wickets in just 56 T20Is with an average of 12.7 and an economy rate of 6.20.